However, most of this research has been conducted among community-dwelling older adults--that is, those who live someplace other than a nursing home--and focused on mistreatment
perpetrated by family members.
The government has an obligation to investigate those responsible for the mistreatment
of people in custody and discipline or prosecute them as appropriate," it said.
We take allegations of mistreatment
extremely seriously and if any British national alleges mistreatment
, we will, with their permission, raise it with the ap-propriate authorities," he added.
A grand jury subsequently reviewed evidence in the case and indicted Hernandez on charges of first-degree criminal mistreatment
and first-, second- and third-degree assault.
Around 52 percent of British travellers have stated that witnessing mistreatment
of animals can put them off visiting a foreign country for a second time, according to a YouGov survey commissioned by the global animal charity, SPANA (the Society for the Protection of Animals Abroad).
These latest charges come after several recent high profile cases involving policemen accused of mistreatment
of detainees and use of excessive force, resulting in a five year prison sentence and raising charges from manslaughter to murder.
SIDON, Lebanon: Sidon MP Fouad Siniora urged the government Saturday to investigate the alleged mistreatment
by security forces of a Sidon man who was briefly arrested last week for possession of arms.
RAMALLAH, March 1, 2012 (WAFA) -- Over 300 heavily armed Israeli police officers raided late Wednesday cells of Palestinian prisoners in Asqalan prison, south of Israel, terrorizing the prisoners who were protesting mistreatment
of the prison administration, according to statement issued by the Palestinian Prisoner's Club (PPC).
More than two years after Texas leaders signed a federal agreement to improve care at the state's institutions, not even a quarter of its terms have been met and mistreatment
is still commonplace.
The home is run by Castlebeck, the company at the centre of a patient mistreatment
scandal at Winterbourne View, Bristol, exposed by BBC's Panorama programme in May.
The Irish Penal Reform Trust said the complaints system was the most vital protection against mistreatment
THE FAMILY of a US army private accused of leaking confidential papers have joined a national campaign to stop his alleged mistreatment
at the hands of American authorities.
ASADABAD (PAN): Inmates in the central jail in eastern Kunar province on Friday went on a hunger strike against what they said harsh and deplorable prison conditions and mistreatment
by jail authorities.
It orders personnel who feel there is a serious risk of mistreatment
of detainees to consult senior colleagues - and ultimately ministers - before taking any part in interviews, feeding questions to foreign interrogators or soliciting the detention of suspects.
Bethlehem -- PNN - Children's rights group, Defense for Children International (DCI), put together a case against Israeli mistreatment
of Palestinian Children in their custody.